Skip to main content

About your Search

20130128
20130128
STATION
KNTV (NBC) 8
LANGUAGE
Search Results 0 to 7 of about 8
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 3:00am PST
to raise tax rates. a lot of the democrats i talked to and even the white house said they are willing to do tax reform where there could be additional revenue. are you opposed to any additional revenue that could come from tax reform? >> we offered that back in the fiscal cliff negotiations. the president got his additional revenues. that's behind us. those higher revenues occurred, and now we need to focus on getting spending down. >> here is the leverage question. senator schumer said we didn't just get our revenues. we got some. there has to be more that are part of it. the president will say that. so as you are -- >> are we for more revenue? no, we are not. >> even if it's from tax reform? >> if you keep raising revenues, you're not going to get different tax reform. i know you didn't want a chart, but i'm kind of a chart guy. this dream line shows you the historic taxes. the red line is tax increases. the red line, where spending is going. spending is the problem. revenues aren't the problem. if you keep chasing higher spending with higher revenues as they're calling for, you're going
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 2:00am PST
documents, even if it's illegal. take this ad offering proof of income packages, pay stubs, even tax returns, all counterfeit. so we ordered documents for a person who doesn't even exist to make it look like he had a real job with a real income. we were directed to pick up the documents in a new york suburb. >> hey. how you doing? >> i'm alana martin. >> a woman who said her name was alana martin is waiting for us and hands over the fake paperwork. alana's work is quite impressive. the documents she created for us made it look like we worked for time warner, making $165,000 a year. she also made us a fake w-2 to make it look like we pay taxes. >> you might want to count that out. >> by the way, making these documents is a felony. yet alana says business is good. >> what kind of clients you got? >> a few people hit me up a day. >> if we needed other kinds of fakes, like diploma as or college transcripts, she says there are web sites out there that can help us. >> so you can get harvard. >> not anything medical or legal. you can't be a lawyer or doctor. >> is it the real harvard thing, though?
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 12:30am PST
to be exactly the one that anyone wants, that show that america can make decisions. it set a more effective tax system. it reduced tax uncertainty going forward. i think we could have a booming environment. i may be wrong. that's my own personal belief. if we have a grand bargain, americans take off. the rest of the world needs us to be strong. europe still has its issues and it will for a couple of years. so i think it's important that america kind of take the lead here. i'm hoping in congress, that's what they do. >> what does your gut tell you about all of this money moving into stocks recently? we had a fantastic year in 2013. do you think this is sustainable? >> yeah, the economy grows, it's sustainable. and i think buy american company is pretty good prices. these are world class companies. not just america, european and japanese and chinese companies, but you are still buying them at fairly good prices. the return is not that good. i'm comfortable owning stocks right now. >> my thanks to jamie dimon. >>> the state of business, the state of investors and the state of europe is all part of
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 5:00am PST
in this country. and a path to citizenship that includes multiple background checks, fines, back taxes paid upfront, probationary period and learning english and physics before you can get to the back of the line. >>> silicon valley eyeing immigration reform with interest. scott, high tech has its own list of wants. >> the value which wants to keep highly educated immigrants working in high tech. though political parties disagree on a lot of immigration issues on this, they seem united. this couple founded a software firm while attending the university of wisconsin. started hiring their friends. paid almost $1 million in business taxes. and then they had to go home to india because their student visas ran out. the business still exists but it's run out of india with no american employees. everyone agrees that's a problem. republicans seemed willing to solve it right away. democrats resisted wanting to link all immigration issues together. no special treatment for ph.d., business creators, without a deal on the lesser skilled immigrants. democrats won that battle. both sorts of workers will
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 12:00am PST
, democrats are demanding tax increases. and republicans are saying no way. chris: an expert on capitol hill. kelly. what do you think -- when you go around and just chat with people, do you sense that there is this cracking of ice that maybe we should have a hand in legislation and not just say no? >> i think there's less focus on what the obama politics of the moment or his legacy. and it's beginning to creep, at least with some people, about what story they will be able to tell for the next election of what they did. they recognize that the president has had a lot of capital. he will use it. but for them, and it's not -- we talked about, they're split but there are some people saying thousand can we influence things? -- saying how can we influence things? chris: why don't they start passing bills in the house on background checks? >> more willingness to move forward on immigration than anything that hags the word gun in it. chris: thank you. when we come back, scoops and predictions right from t ♪ secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart d
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 11:00am PST
hiring their friends, paid almost a million dollars in business taxes, then they had to go home to india because their student visas ran out. now, the business still exists, but it's run out of india with no american employees. obvious problem. everyone said it needed to be solved. the valley's been frustrated for years. so that deal seems to have been reached and the valley likes it. you can't overstate the importance of immigrants to bay area companies. paypal started by a russian, google started by a russian as well, ebay, a frenchman, tesla, sun microsystems india. if you extend that out to children of immigrants you can add in apple, syria, oracle, russia again and clorox in the east bay, ireland. back to you. >> wow, all right, scott, thanks so much. >> intriguing stuff there scott mcgrew. very interesting weather, in a nice way. >> top of the morning to you, jon and marla. we've got a good looking day shaping up. we do have puffy clouds, these are cumulus clouds, almost like the simpson clouds, remember that show cartoon? we've got good looking conditions. whenever you see those p
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 6:00am PST
not be an easy path to citizenship. you have to pass a few background checks pay back taxes and pay fines and penalties for being here illegally in the first place. a probationary period. you would have to learn english. you would have to prove you have a work history. eventually to get to the back of the line in that process to become a citizen. >> what's the next step for the proposal? >> the next step, this is really sort of an outline. the next step is to fine tune it. the details. the devil is always in details. what lawmakers are going to need to do is sell it to broader parties and come up with legislation they think they can get passed. >> thank you very much, tracie. >>> christina loren has everybody thinking about this forecast. she's been talking about tank tops and sleeveless shirts. >> you have them thinking about something else than me, jon kelley. 6:32. good morning to you. get your mindset on beach gear. we're headed toward beautiful beach conditions. a mix of sun and clouds to start. sunrise around 7:20 this morning. 38 degrees in napa. 38 degrees in livermore. 6:33 now w
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
taxes online, choose h&r block at home. the power software created by the tax experts. file for free now at hrblock.com. try our new southwestern mac and cheese with grilled chicken, served with soup or salad. chili's lunch combos. starting at 6 bucks. more life happens here. behaves like the surface of your skin. now watch what soap does to it. ♪ if soap breaks down this paper, just imagine what it's doing to your skin. soap strips your skin. dove is different. ♪ with 1/4 moisturizing cream, dove doesn't strip your skin like soap. ♪ dove doesn't strip your skin like soap. dare to create all kinds of drama. new revlon photoready™ primer and shadow add sparkle or use wet. so you can create whatever eye you're in the mood for. dare to be revlon. softens the enamel so it can potentially erode. once that enamel is gone, it's gone. my dentist recommended pronamel. pronamel protects your teeth from the effects of acid erosion. i don't have to cut out the things that i love in my diet. yep...doh. [ boy ] slurpably fun and a good source of calcium. dads who get it, get go-gurt. something
Search Results 0 to 7 of about 8